10-03-18

E kau ana kekahi mau kānaka o ka ʻoihana mele i ka hano hāweo.

ʻO ia aʻela kekahi poʻo nūhou o kēia lā, ka lā 3 o ʻOkakopa, he Pōʻakolu. Welina e nā makamaka. ʻO Ke Aolama kēia a penei ka nūhou.

I kēia Lāpule, e lilo ana ka Makana Kū I Ka Niʻo o ke Kula Hoʻopaʻa Mele o Hawaiʻi i kekahi mau kānaka ʻelima o ka ʻoihana mele o Hawaiʻi nei. He ʻehā o lākou, he mau puʻukani. ʻO ka mua, ʻo ia ʻo Willie K. He 16 āna makana Nā Hōkū Hanohano. ʻO Al Harrington ka lua. Ua kaulana loa ʻo ia i kāna hōʻikeʻike ma Waikīkī. ʻO Kimo Alama Keaulana ke kolu. He haku mele nani wale mai ka piha ʻana o nā makahiki he 17 iā ia, a ʻike ʻia kona akamai a mākaukau ma ka ʻōlelo Hawaiʻi a me ka haku mele. ʻO Sam Septimo ka hā. He mea hoʻokani pila ʻo ia ma nā hale inu o ke “kula kahiko”, he haku mele a he mau pāleo kāna i kaulana. ʻO ka lima, ʻo Mike Kelly, ʻaʻole ia he hoʻokani pila, akā, nui kāna hana ma ka ʻoihana mele. He hale kūʻai pāleo kona ma Honolulu ma mua, he kūʻai hoʻolaha lekiō, he luna hoʻohana ʻo ia ma nā hale hoʻolele leo o Hawaiʻi, a he luna hoʻopuka pāleo Nā Hōkū Hanohano. A lilo aku nei ka Makana Hoʻoilina i kekahi mau kānaka ʻelua. ʻO ka mua, ʻo ia ʻo Julita Nani Alapai, he puʻukani kaulana wale a ʻo ia kekahi o nā wāhine mua loa i ʻoki ʻia kona leo i pāleo. E kū ana kāna moʻopuna kuakahi hānai nona, ʻo ia ʻo Thomas K. Lake III. ʻO ka lua, ʻo ia ʻo Martin Pahinui, ka muli loa o nā keiki a Gabby Pahinui. Ua lilo iā ia he ʻehiku Makana Nā Hōkū Hanohano no kāna hana me ka Hui ʻo Peter Moon a he maikaʻi wale kāna hana ma ka ʻoihana mele ma ia hope mai. E kū ana kāna wahine ʻo Ruthie nona.

Ua koho hou ʻia ʻo McKenzie Milton o ke Kulanui o Pololika Waena, ʻo ia ka mea pāʻani kūlele ʻoi o ka ʻAhahui ʻĀlapa ʻAmelika o ka pule i hala iho nei. Lanakila aku nei ʻo Pololika Waena ma luna o Pitabuga i ka Pōʻaono nei ma ka helu ʻai he 45 i ka 14. He 328 ʻīā a Milton i nou ai a he ʻehā ʻai holo. A he 51 āna ʻīā i holo ai, a he ʻelua nō hoʻi ʻai holo. A lilo nō hoʻi ka Makana ʻo Walter Camp iā ia. ʻO ia makana, lilo aku i ka mea pāʻani ʻoi o ʻAmelika. Ua puka ʻo Milton mai ke Kula Kiʻekiʻe o Mililani.

Eia mai kā kākou ʻōlelo noʻeau,

Pāpahi i ka hae o ka lanakila.

He ʻōlelo no ke kanaka i lanakila.

10-01-18

ʻĀhaʻi hou ʻo Hawaiʻi i ka lanakila ma ka pōpō pekupeku.

ʻO ia aʻela kekahi poʻo nūhou o kēia lā, ka lā mua o ʻOkakopa, he Pōʻakahi. Welina e nā makamaka. ʻO Ke Aolama kēia a penei ka nūhou.

Ua emi ihola nā koholā i ʻike ʻia ma nā kai o kēia pae ʻāina. A ʻo kekahi pilikia ma nā makahiki ʻekolu i kaʻa hope aku nei, e emi ana nō hoʻi ka lohe ʻia ʻana o ka hīmeni ʻana o ke koholā kāne, a pēlā nō hoʻi ka holo ʻana o ka makuahine me kāna keiki.

Mai make ʻo Hawaiʻi iā Kāna Hokē Mokuʻāina ma ka hoʻokūkū o ka Pōʻaono nei. I ke kani ʻana o ka pū, ua paʻi a paʻi, he 31 ʻai a Kāna Hokē, a he 31 ʻai a Hawaiʻi. A no laila, mālama ʻia ihola ka manawa kaulele. Lilo mua ka pōpō iā Hawaiʻi, a paʻa maila he ʻai holo ma muli o ka holo ʻana o Dayton Furuta he hoʻokahi ʻīā. ʻO ka mea ʻāpiki, ma hope pono iho nō, paʻa ihola kahi ʻai holo iā Kāna Hokē ma ka holo ʻana o Malike Roberson he 13 ʻīā. A he manawa kaulele hou. A ʻo ka ʻoiaʻiʻo, he ʻelima manawa kaulele o ia hoʻokūkū o ka Pōʻaono nei. A i ka hopena, lilo aku nei ke eo iā Hawaiʻi ma ka helu ʻai he 44 i ke 41. ʻO ka ʻai holo a Furuta, ʻo ka mua nō ia āna ma loko o nā kikina ʻekolu āna i pāʻani ai ma ke Kulanui o Hawaiʻi. ʻO kahi mea e pūʻiwa ai ka noʻonoʻo, ʻaʻole i hoʻomaʻamaʻa ʻo Furuta ma nā lā ma mua o ka hoʻokūkū ma muli o ka ʻeha o kona wāwae.

Eia mai kā kākou ʻōlelo noʻeau,

Hana a lau a lau ke aho, a laila loaʻa ka iʻa kāpapa o ka moana.

ʻO ia hoʻi, e hoʻomākaukau a mākaukau pono no kahi papahana nui.

09-28-18

E pilikia paha ka hui fea ʻo E. K. Fernandez.

ʻO ia aʻela kekahi poʻo nūhou o kēia lā, ka lā 28 o Kepakemapa, he Pōʻalima. Welina e nā makamaka. ʻO Ke Aolama kēia a penei ka nūhou.

ʻAe iho nei ke Kiaʻāina David Ige i kekahi paio kālaimanaʻo me ka Lunamakaʻāinana Andria Tupola. Ma KHON-TV e mālama ʻia ai i ka hola 9:00 o ke ahiahi o ka lā 15 o ʻOkakopa. ʻAʻole naʻe i holo ka manaʻo o Tupola e ʻae a e hōʻole paha i kēia manawa. ʻO kekahi pilikia, ʻaʻole ʻo lāua wale nō ke paio kālaimanaʻo ma ia paio ʻana, ʻo nā hope kiaʻāina nō kekahi. ʻO Marissa Kerns ka moho o ka ʻaoʻao Lepupalika. Akā, he hukihuki ma waena o Tupola me Kerns. Ua paʻa ʻē kekahi paio kālaimanaʻo o Ige me Tupola i ka lā 29 o ʻOkakopa ma KITV.

ʻĀpono aku nei ka Papa ʻOihana Mahiʻai o Hawaiʻi i nā lula i hoʻololi ʻia e pāpā ana, ʻaʻole e hoʻokomo i ka holoholona ʻāhiu e pōʻino ai ke ola o ke kanaka i loko o kēia mokuʻāina nei no nā fea a hōʻikeʻike ʻē aʻe paha. ʻO kekahi pilikia, hoʻomāinoino ʻia aku ia ʻano holoholona. Wahi a Scott Fernandez, ka luna hoʻokō o ka hui E. K. Fernandez, ʻaʻole i hoʻolohe ka Papa ʻOihana Mahiʻai i ka hapanui o nā hōʻike a ka lehulehu i ka Pōʻalua nei. A inā holo loa ia lula, e pau ka pono o kāna hui fea. Ma hope o ka heluhelu ʻia ʻana e ke keʻena o ka Loio Kuhina o Hawaiʻi, e hiki aku ana i mua o ke Kiaʻāina Ige no ka pūlima ʻana. A inā pūlima ʻia e Ige, e hoʻokō ʻia ke kānāwai he 10 lā ma hope aku.

Eia mai kā kākou ʻōlelo noʻeau,

Pūhā ka honu, ua awakea.

Hoʻopuka ʻia kēia i ka wā e hāmama ai ka waha o ke kanaka. Ua pau ka wā hiamoe. Ua hiki mai ka wā hana.

09-26-18

ʻIke ʻia nā ʻai a nā uʻi o Hawaiʻi ma ka hoʻokūkū pōpō peku kulanui.

ʻO ia aʻela kekahi poʻo nūhou o kēia lā, ka lā 26 o Kepakemapa, he Pōʻakolu. Welina e nā makamaka. ʻO Ke Aolama kēia a penei ka nūhou.

Ua koho ʻia ka loio nāna ka ninaninau iā Brett Kavanaugh, ka moho luna kānāwai ʻAha Kiʻekiʻe, a me Christine Blasey Ford, ka mea nāna e ʻōlelo nei, ua puʻe ʻo Kavanaugh iā ia i ko lāua wā ʻōpiopio. ʻO ka loio, ʻo ia ʻo Rachel Mitchell. He Lepupalika ʻo Mitchell a hana ʻo ia ma ke Keʻena Loio o ke Kalana ʻo Maricopa ma Phoenix.

He maikaʻi wale ka hana a kekahi mau ʻalihikūlele o Hawaiʻi nei i ka hopena pule nei. ʻO ka mua, ʻo ia nō ʻo McKenzie Milton o Pololika Waena. Mai ke Kula Kiʻekiʻe ʻo Mililani ʻo ia i puka ai, a koho ʻia ʻo ia, ʻo ia ka mea pāʻani kūlele ʻoi loa o ka ʻAhahui ʻĀlapa ʻAmelika o ka pule. A ʻo ka lua ia o ka manawa i lilo ai ia hanohano iā ia ma loko o nā hoʻokūkū ʻekolu i kaʻa hope aku nei. I ka Pōʻalima nei, he 306 āna ʻīā a he ʻekolu āna ʻai holo i nou ai. A he ʻekolu āna ʻai holo i holo ai. A ʻo Tua Tagovailoa kekahi i hōʻike aʻe nei i kona akamai ma ke ʻano he ʻalihikūlele, a he ʻekolu wale nō ona hapahā i pāʻani ai. Ma ke kūʻē ʻana aku o Alabama iā Texas A&M i ka Pōʻaono nei, he 387 āna ʻīā i nou ai. A he ʻehā āna ʻai holo i nou ai, a he hoʻokahi ʻai holo i holo ai. A ʻo Jordan Taʻamu kekahi i hana maikaʻi. Mai ke Kula Kiʻekiʻe ʻo Pearl City ʻo ia i puka mai ai a he ʻalihikūlele no Mikikipi i kēia manawa. He 442 āna ʻīā i nou ai. A he ʻelua āna ʻai holo i nou ai, a hoʻokahi āna ʻai holo i holo ai.

Eia mai kā kākou ʻōlelo noʻeau,

Haʻahaʻa haka, pau i ka ʻīlio.

ʻO ia hoʻi, ʻaʻole e waiho wale nā mea makamae o lilo aku auaneʻi i ka pikopauʻiole.

 

 

09-24-18

He paio kālaimanaʻo kahi e hui pū ai ka moho Kemokalaka a me ka moho Lepupalika e alualu ana i ke kūlana kiaʻāina.

ʻO ia aʻela kekahi poʻo nūhou o kēia lā, ka lā 24 o Kepakemapa, he Pōʻakahi. Welina e nā makamaka. ʻO Ke Aolama kēia a penei ka nūhou.

E mālama ʻia ana kekahi paio kālaimanaʻo, kahi e hui pū ai ke Kiaʻāina David Ige a me ka Luna Makaʻāinana Andria Tupola no ka hoʻopāpā ʻana. ʻO ka lā e mālama ʻia ana, ʻo ia ka lā 29 o ʻOkakopa, ma ka hola 9:00 o ke ahiahi. A e hoʻolele ʻia ana ma luna o ke kīwī, ma KITV ma ia hola hoʻokahi nō. ʻO kahi pilikia, e pau paha nā pāloka leka i ka hoʻouna ʻia ke hiki aku i ka lā 29 o ʻOkakopa. He manaʻo ko Tupola, e mālama ʻia he ʻeono mau paio kālaimanaʻo.

ʻO nā wāhine o ka hui hoe waʻa ʻo Team Bradley ka ʻoi. Mālama ʻia iho nei ka heihei waʻa ʻo Nā Wāhine O Ke Kai i ka Lāpule nei, a ʻo Team Bradley ka mua i hiki mai i ka pahu hope. A ʻo nā wāhine o ia hui, ʻo ia ʻo Cherisse Agorastos, ʻo Andrea Moller-Bouwens, ʻo Kristin Foster, ʻo Lori Nakamura, ʻo Kaulu Luʻuwai, ʻo Mahealani Botelho, ʻo Alana Goo, ʻo Nicole Pederson, ʻo Kealani Bartlett a me Claire Ing. ʻO ko lākou manawa, he ʻelima hola, he 48 minuke a me nā kekona he 28. A ʻo ke kolu kēia o ka makahiki i lilo ai ka inoa moho i nā wāhine o Team Bradley ma nā makahiki ʻekolu i kaʻa hope iho nei. ʻO Outrigger Canoe Club ka helu ʻelua, a ʻo Team Maui Jim ka helu ʻekolu. A ʻo Lanikai ka helu ʻehā. He 64 mau hui i komo i loko o ia heihei.

Ua lanakila aku nei nō ʻo Hawaiʻi ma luna o Duquesne ma ke Kahua Pāʻani ʻo Aloha i ka Pōʻaono nei ma ka helu ʻai he 42 i ka 21. Eia naʻe, e hopohopo ana ko Hawaiʻi ma ka hapahā mua, ʻoiai, ua lilo nā ʻai mua he 14 o ia hoʻokūkū iā Duquesne. Akā, hiu aʻela nā Koa Ānuenue, a lei ana i ka lei o ka lanakila. He 273 ʻīā a Cole McDonald i nou ai a he ʻelima āna ʻai holo i nou ai.

Eia mai kā kākou ʻōlelo noʻeau,

E! Loaʻa akula ke kalo, ʻo ka ʻapowale.

ʻO ia hoʻi, he hoʻopau manawa ka hana.

09-21-18

ʻAkahi nō a hoʻomaopopo ʻia nā inoa o kekahi mau koa ʻelua mai loko mai o nā kinoa wailua he 55 i hoʻihoʻi ʻia mai e Kōlea ʻĀkau.

ʻO ia aʻela kekahi poʻo nūhou o kēia lā, ka lā 21 o Kepakemapa, he Pōʻalima. Welina e nā makamaka. ʻO Ke Aolama kēia a penei ka nūhou.

I ka mahina ʻo Iulai, hoʻihoʻi ʻia maila nā kino wailua o nā koa he 55 e Kōlea ʻĀkau. A ma hope o ka noiʻi ʻana, loaʻa mai nei nā inoa o kekahi mau koa ʻelua. ʻO kekahi, he koa no ka Papa Kaua Koa Hele Wāwae 25. ʻO William Hoover Jones kona inoa, a he 19 ona makahiki i kona wā i make ai. He ʻApelika ʻAmelika ʻo ia ma kekahi māhele o ka papa kaua i hoʻokaʻawale ʻia ma muli o ka hoʻokae ʻili. A ʻo ka lua o ke koa, he kahu lapaʻau ʻo ia no ka Papa Koa Lapaʻau o ka Pūʻali Kau Lio 8. ʻO Charles McDaniel kona inoa, a he 32 ona makahiki i kona wā i make ai.

Hoʻāʻo aku nei kekahi kanaka e ʻaihue kanaka i kekahi kaikamahine e hoʻi ana i kona hale ma ke alanui ʻo Rusawela ma Kapolei ma kahi o ka hola 4:10 o ka ʻauinalā o ka Pōʻakolu nei. I ua kaikamahine nei e hele ana, kalaiwa akula kahi kanaka i kona kalaka a kū me ka haʻi ʻana i ke kaikamahine e kau pū. Hōʻole ihola ke kaikamahine, a laila, kalaiwa akula ke kanaka a ma kaʻe o ke alanui a hoʻāʻo e kaʻihuluhulu i ke kaikamahine a ma luna o ke kalaka. Ma ka pōmaikaʻi, hemo ihola ke kaikamahine a holo akula. Aia nō ka mākaʻi ke ʻimi aʻela i ke kolohe no ka hoʻāʻo ʻaihue kanaka, a ke noi ʻia nei ka lehulehu i ke kōkua ma ka ʻimi ʻana a loaʻa ia kanaka. ʻO kona lōʻihi, he ʻelima ona kapuaʻi me 6 ʻīniha. ʻO ka nui o kona mau paona, he 140 a ka 160 paha. He lauoho ʻeleʻele pōkole kona. A he ʻili kou kona.

Eia mai kā kākou ʻōlelo noʻeau,

Malu ke kula, ʻaʻohe keʻu pueo.

ʻO ia hoʻi, ua maluhia.

09-19-18

E hemo hou ana ka Pāka Luapele.

ʻO ia aʻela kekahi poʻo nūhou o kēia lā, ka lā 19 o Kepakemapa, he Pōʻakolu. Welina e nā makamaka. ʻO Ke Aolama kēia a penei ka nūhou.

ʻAuhea ʻoukou e ka poʻe koʻele wāwae. E akahele ma ko ʻoukou wā e naue ana, he mau ulia kai ʻike ʻia, kahi i make ai kekahi koʻele wāwae a i ʻeha kūpilikiʻi ai kekahi. Ma kahi e kokoke ana i ka Walmart o Kapolei i ka pō nei, make ihola kekahi wahine i manaʻo ʻia, ua hoʻokuʻi ʻia ʻo ia e kekahi kaʻa. A i ka hiki ʻana aku o nā kahu lapaʻau ulia, ua pau ihola ia wahine i ka make. Aia nō ka mākaʻi ke noiʻi akula. A ma ka huina o ke alanui ʻo Young a me ke alanui ʻo Victoria ma kahi o ka hola 7:45 o ka pō nei, aia kekahi ulia, kahi i ʻeha kūpilikiʻi ai kekahi ʻelemakule. Lapaʻau ʻia ihola ua ʻelemakule nei e nā kahu lapaʻau ulia, a lawe ʻia akula i ka haukapila ma ke kūlana kūpilikiʻi. ʻAʻole i akāka kona mea i ʻeha ai, he kaʻa paha, ʻaʻole paha.

E hemo hou ana ka Pāka Aupuni Luapele o Hawaiʻi i ka hola 10:00 o kēia Pōʻaono, a he manuahi ke komo ʻana ma ia lā. A ua kuhi ʻia, e nui hewahewa ana nā kānaka e mākaʻikaʻi ana i kēia Pōʻaono, a ʻo kekahi pilikia, ua emi ihola nā wahi kūkulu kaʻa, he hapakolu, a ʻaʻohe wai mānalo o ka pāka, ʻo ia hoʻi, ʻaʻohe wai kūpono i ka inu. Ma mua o ke pani ʻia ʻana o ka Pāka, ʻo ka mea maʻa mau, he 5,500 mau kānaka mākaʻikaʻi o ka lā. A i ka hola 10:00 o ke kakahiaka, piha ʻē nā wahi kūkulu kaʻa. A ʻo ka poʻe e hele ana i laila e mākaʻikaʻi ai i kēia Pōʻaono, e lawe ʻia kahi mea ʻai māmā, ka wai inu a e piha ka pahu kakalina o ke kaʻa.

Eia mai kā kākou ʻōlelo noʻeau,

Ka wahine ʻai lāʻau o Puna.

He ʻōlelo ia no Pele.